"Performance" Essays and Research Papers

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  • The Theory of Performance

    Performance Theory Performance theory is the broad idea that not only do we perform on stage‚ we perform the everyday life. With each situation we face‚ we must choose how to act accordingly. Performance theory questions why we perform the way we do in certain situations‚ and which factors affect those performances. Richard Schechner‚ a professor of performance studies has had a huge and profound impact on the academic theory of performance. “It is important to develop and articulate theories concerning

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  • Performance Reflection

    Dance 2010- 102 9 May 2013 SADE Performance Paper Today‚ I got the pleasure to be able to watch another Dance: Analyzing Style and Form class perform their final modern dance projects. I chose the first three groups to analyze and critique. Each group had their own unique style and form and each represented the liberal style of modern dance‚ as a whole. Every group had something completely different to bring to the table‚ and every group had their own share of strengths and weaknesses. Nevertheless

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  • Performance Report

    Christina Boily Music 1030- W5 Performance Report A TUBACHRISTMAS A time of joyful celebration‚ Christmas brings us closer to our friends and family. Caroling‚ sharing‚ and blessing each other with gifts of love as Christmas music takes over the atmosphere of our world. Music brings people together‚ but Christmas music brings a greater crowd of people together to celebrate the wonderful joys in life and Christ’s birth. Austin Peay gave Clarksville a gift of music through its very own department

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  • Performance and Director

    A director is in charge of all aspects of the production‚ a director’s job is to tie up all performance element together. The director must have vision of how should the character moves‚ the lighting that help enhance the mood of the play‚ the sets and props. As an Actor we often find problem such as‚ don’t know how to pose our hand‚ where to stand and which way to walk. We are “floating” in the stage‚ because we are not sure what our role is. Then it is the director’s role to direct and told

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  • Performance Artist

    Some theorists might categorize a stand-up comedian as a performance artist. A performance artist is someone who creates a type of art and displays it to an audience or group of people. A comedian is someone who puts on a humorous show and acts out funny things to make an audience act. Also‚ a comedian is doing their comedy for entertainment like another type of performance artist. The goal for the comedian is to give something back to the audience by making them life and entertaining them. I would

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  • Musical Performance

    lights shining down onto the stage covered in steam which was floating around like clouds. I was going to be under those lights in five minutes. My heart was beating faster and faster by the second‚ like a drum on repeat. It was my first ever performance on my own‚ I was on last‚ I stood there with my legs crossed‚ they couldn’t move. Suddenly I thought of my mummy and daddy and the rest of my family sitting there with big smiles on there faces waiting for me to step onto the stage and be so proud

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  • Performance and Majorette

    majorette.. A majorette is a represenative of her school and must act a accordingly. It is her job to promote and uphold school spirit by encouraging fan involvement at all school events and performances‚ by supporting all the team members throughout their seasons‚ and by displaying enthusiasm through her performances. This is a hard job‚ but as a majorette you must work hard to achieve this. A majorette should set an example of good sportsmanship and consider herself a public relations represenative

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  • Performance Based Bonuses

    Performance based bonuses are becoming increasingly popular among companies. It is a way to recognize and reward employees for a job well done. The idea is to give employees a monetary bonus based on how well they performed during a certain period. This can be individually‚ or as part of a team project. Sometimes the bonuses are given at the time of the employee’s performance evaluation; or possibly after completing an assignment or project. Some companies may not even give a merit increase

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  • Motivation, Satisfaction, and Performance

    Motivation‚ Satisfaction and Performance Plan LDR 531 Table of Contents The Team 1 Motivation‚ Satisfaction‚ and Performance 1 Motivation 1 Satisfaction 2 Performance 2 The Plan 2 References 4 The Team The team is composed of four team members and one team manager; Mike‚ James‚ Mary‚ Katy and Barb. The team does a good job staying motivated and satisfied‚ and also performs well. However‚ there are moments the team struggles due to differences in attitudes‚ emotions‚ and values

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  • Dance Performance Review

    simple lighting. I love it although it is not as large-scale as others performance at Los Angeles downtown.Before the performance begins‚ there was whispered in the hall as the spectators were discussing what to anticipate from this dance concert and most of them dress in semi formal. As for the performers‚ they carefully and delicately tune their instruments to the precise pitch and their dressing and preparing for this performance. Every year the Mt.SAC Repertoy Dance Company showcases their unmatchable

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